Snowy Roads

2 To 5 Inches Of Snow Headed For Chicago, Making A Messy Rush Hour

The Chicago area will be under a winter advisory tonight and through Monday morning’s commute, with the National Weather Service forecasting 3 to 6 inches of snow falling between 9 p.m. Sunday and noon. As much as two inches of snow could blanket the city by morning.


Snow Plow (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Measurable Snow Causes A Few Problems

After a season of nearly no snow, the state’s plow drivers are in full gear this Saturday morning. Overnight on the Kennedy Expressway, drivers slowed down to better navigate the snowy, slushy mess.


A typical Chicago road commute. (CBS)

There Are Steps You Can Take To Minimize The Stress Of Commuting

Whether you drive to work or take the train, the miles and minutes really add up and could impact your health. CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist reports.


New Law Allows Buses To Drive In I-55 Shoulder

Don’t be surprised when you see Pace buses driving along the shoulder of the Stevenson Expressway this fall.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011

Illinois State Capitol

Watchdog: State Lawmakers’ Commutes Cost Taxpayers Millions

The Illinois Policy Institute, a government watchdog group, says Illinois state legislators could save the taxpayers lots of money on their personal expenses.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011